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(This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Italian Trade Commission / The Extraordinary Italian Taste.  All opinions are 100% mine.) I don’t spend as much time cooking as I used to. There is simply more work, longer to-do lists, less unstructured time to fill with leisurely activities. But I realized recently […]

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In my earliest days in San Francisco, some friends and I went really deep with soft rock. We cherished our ridiculous record collections – from Air Supply to Foreigner – and I still have a deep and abiding love for the earnest sincerity of those songs. They are the definition of soft, with their muted […]

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Every year I have wanted to make a gift guide, and this year, I am so thrilled to have gotten my act together in time! I really wanted to celebrate some of my favorite small businesses: both food and makers. Dig in! L to R: // smoked salmon by my wonderful pals Drifters Fish, the people who […]

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